The city of Busan has announced that it will light up its major landmarks blue in observance of World Autism Awareness Day (April 2nd).
World Autism Awareness Day, designated by the United Nations, is an internationally recognized day falling on April 2nd of every year to raise awareness about people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and promote the importance of early diagnosis and treatment of ASD.
The city of Busan has joined the campaign every year since 2018. The campaign in Busan is hosted by the Busan Metropolitan City and organized by the Busan National Center for Disabled Children and Development Disabilities and Autism Korea.
The city of Busan will join the global campaign movement, “Light it Up Blue” on April 1st and 2nd this year.
Busan Metropolitan City Hall, Gwangandaegyo Bridge, Namhangdaegyo Bridge, Busanhangdaegyo Bridge, Busan Tower, Busan Cinema Center, the broadcast transmission tower on Hwangnyeongsan mountain, Jagalchi Market, Busan Citizens Park, Songsanghyeon Square, Busan Bank headquarters, Haeundae LCT The Sharp and Yongho-dong W will light up blue from sunset to midnight on April 1st and 2nd. The lighting time can vary depending on the location.
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